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Specialties & Research
Dr. Purnima Patel, MD, MBBS, BS is board certified in Internal Medicine.
- She has special expertise in 3 areas:
- Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
- Flu (Human Influenza)
- Sleep Disorders
Education & Awards
Dr. Patel graduated from Seth G.S. Medical College, Mumbai. She has 2 awards.
Dr. Patel has 4 hospital affiliations:
- Southwest Healthcare Sys-Murrietta
- Menifee Valley Medical Center
Accepted Insurance Plans
Dr. Patel accepts these health insurances in at least one office:
- United Healthcare - 17 plans
- Unicare - 11 plans
- Anthem Blue Cross - 9 plans
- Cigna - 6 plans
- Blue Shield of California - 77 plans
- Humana - 6 plans
- Great-West Healthcare - 1 plan
- Aetna - 3 plans